Noah Willard Bowman Sr., age 89, of Abingdon, Va., passed away on Sunday, June 10, 2018 at his residence.
He was born in Dickenson County, Va., a son of the late John and Lula Deel Bowman. Noah was a retired business owner and was of the Baptist faith. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Lois Baker Bowman; daughter, Linda Galliher; granddaughter, Courtney Galliher; great granddaughter, Charity Grace Morgan; brothers, Victor Bowman and Gordon Bowman; sister, Faye DelGrosso; and infant sisters, Balma Alice and Bessie Mae.
He is survived by his children, Noah Willard Bowman Jr. and wife Debbie, Vickie Morgan, Michael Bowman, and Jeffrey Bowman; sons-in-law, John Galliher and Dean Morgan; grandchildren, Shannon Harper, Amy Vincill, Jason Bowman, Cole Morgan, Blake Morgan, Ashley Bowman, Austin Bowman and Stacy Hill; great grandchildren, Caitlin Harper, Abigail Vincill, Jackson Morgan, Annastyn Morgan, Molly Hill, Corrie Hill and Makayla Webb; brother, Emerson Bowman and wife Susan; many nieces and nephews; and special friends, Billy Craddock and Bobby Hutton.
The funeral service will be held 8 p.m. Wednesday, June 13, 2018 in the Weaver Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Scott Price officiating. The family will receive friends from 6 until 7:45 p.m. prior to the service. The interment will be held 11 a.m. Thursday, June 14, 2018 at East Tennessee Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Brookside Baptist Church, Bulgaria Church Building Mission Fund, 1558 Vance Tank Rd, Bristol, TN 37620.